‘He’s a legend,’ says veteran trainer Robert Tiller as popular eight-year-old bids to extend current winning streak to 11 in G2 contest.
Last year’s Preakness Stakes winner War Of Will takes on reigning Canadian horse of the year Starship Jubilee in the Ricoh Woodbine Mile.
Charlie Appleby is eyeing a fifth G1 for Barney Roy in the Northern Dancer Turf at Woodbine after his success in Germany’s top race.
Training legend Michael Dickinson had his biggest success since his return from retirement when Theodora B. landed a G2 at Woodbine.
Much travelled jockey Darryll Holland rode the first winner on the card as racing restarted at Woodbine in Toronto after the coronavirus shutdown.
Much travelled jockey Darryll Holland starts a season-long stint in Canada when racing resumes at Woodbine in Toronto on Saturday.
Canada’s number one race, one of the world’s longest-established international races, is absent from the revised stakes schedule for 2020 published by Woodbine.
The Queen’s Plate has been postponed owing to coronavirus – but it will be run later this year to safeguard its status as North America’s oldest continuously run race.